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Migrant boat docks on packed beach in Cádiz
Society Mon, Aug 27, 2018

Migrant boat docks on packed beach in Cádiz

STUNNED bathers on a beach in Chiclana de la Frontera (Cádiz province) watched as a raftload of migrants docked on the sands yesterday (Sunday). The jerry-built and barely-seaworthy craft rowed ashore onto the La...

Coastguard rescues 149 African migrants in Strait of Gibraltar
Society Sun, Jul 30, 2017

Coastguard rescues 149 African migrants in Strait of...

RAFTS carrying over 40 migrants have been intercepted in the Strait of Gibraltar and 149 Africans rescued, the coastguard revealed this morning (Sunday). Five barely-seaworthy sailing boats were spotted between 05.00...

Mother of lone baby on African toy boat traced
Society Tue, Aug 19, 2014

Mother of lone baby on African toy boat traced

THE mother of a 10-month-old baby who travelled to Spain alone on a toy boat from Morocco has been traced. She and the infant's father reportedly became involved in a confrontation with border police on the coast of...

Gib tug-of-war: 'Commuter pass', extra lane and biometric 'passport swiping' machines to cut border queues
Society Wed, Jul 30, 2014

Gib tug-of-war: 'Commuter pass', extra lane and...

WORKERS who live in Spain and have jobs in Gibraltar may be able to acquire a pass to allow them to get past border controls more quickly. Andalucía tax authorities say the 'red' lane, for people travelling...

Huelva's first stolen baby finds his mother – 47 years later
Society Tue, Dec 4, 2012

Huelva's first stolen baby finds his mother – 47...

A MAN from the southern province of Huelva has found his natural mother via a DNA bank, after he began to suspect he had been stolen at birth. The 47-year-old, who has not been named, was born in a northern Spanish...

Feeding the 500: Kind-hearted restaurateur makes sure nobody goes hungry this Christmas
Society Sun, Dec 25, 2011

Feeding the 500: Kind-hearted restaurateur makes sure...

A RESTAURANT-OWNER in Lepe (Huelva) cooked up and handed out free Christmas Eve meals to hundreds of immigrants living in shanty towns in the outskirts. Patrocinio Mora does this every year on Christmas Eve, starting at...

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